Robert W. Cote


Robert W. Cote

a pipefitter

Robert W. Cote, 63, of Lane 1, a retired pipefitter for Electric Boat, died December 12, 2011 at Home and Hospice Care of RI. He was the beloved husband of Donna J. (Knowles) Cote.

He was a son of the late Arthur J. and Esther L. (Johnson) Cote. Mr. Cote served in the United States Navy.

He was the beloved father of James R. Cote and his fianc, Caitlin C. Drolet; loving grandfather of Anastasia Marie Cote; and brother of Arthur, Donald, Richard, Paul, Joseph, Kenneth and George Cote, Lorraine Campbell and Aline LeFebvre. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

His funeral will be held Dec. 16 at 8:30 a.m. from Thomas and Walter Quinn Funeral Home, 2435 Warwick Ave., with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. Peter Church, Fair St. Burial with military honors will be in Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, Exeter. Visiting hours are Dec. 15 from 4-8 p.m. For information and condolences visit